BURGLARY – On July 7, 2014 at 6:52 PM, Deputies responded to a residence on North Essex Drive in Lexington Park, for a burglary. The victim reported she returned home to find suspect, Deaungelo Christian Savage, 26, of Lexington Park, inside her residence without her knowledge or permission. The victim told Savage to leave her home and he refused. The victim immediately left to call police. On arrival, Corporal Cathcart and his K9 partner Bruno entered the residence and announced themselves. After repeated announcements with no response, K9 Bruno was deployed to search the interior of the home and found Savage upstairs. Savage was subsequently taken into custody by DFC Knott. He was transported to MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital for treatment of bite wounds prior to be taken to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center. He was charged with 4th Degree Burglary to Dwelling by Deputy Roszell.
ASSAULT 1ST DEGREE – On July 4, 2014, Deputy Pleisse responded to Lexwood Drive in Lexington Park, for an assault. The victim alleged suspect Daniel Bernard Underwood, 56, of Great Mills, assaulted the victim during an argument regarding a guest in the home. Underwood allegedly burned the victim’s hand with a lighter and struck the victim in the face repeatedly. He then retrieved a baseball bat and struck the victim in the legs and arms. The victim was eventually able to run out of the house; concerned citizens called 9 1 1. The victim was transported to the MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Deputy Pleisse located Underwood and placed him under arrest. He was transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center and charged with 1St Degree Assault.
TRESPASSING/DISORDERLY CONDUCT – On July 8, 2014 Deputy Beishline assigned to the Lexington Park COPs UNIT, observed suspect Oliver Henry Woods Jr., 53, of Waldorf, on the property of Millison Plaza in the area of the Big Lots Store. Woods had been issued a notice not to trespass for Millison Plaza just a few days prior on July 4th. Upon his initial contact with Woods, he became irate and began yelling profanity toward Deputy Beishline. Woods was ordered several times to stop cursing, which was disturbing patrons of nearby businesses. Woods refused all orders to stop and was placed under arrest. He was transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center and charged with Trespass: Private Property and Disorderly Conduct.
Oliver Woods Jr.
1ST DEGREE ASSAULT – On July 8, 2014, Corporal Connelly responded to Goddard Court in Leonardtown, for an assault. On arrival, he learned the victim was at St. Mary’s Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained during the assault. The victim alleged suspect Creighton Sheilds Perkins, 31, of Kansas City, Missouri, shoved the victim onto the couch and began to strangle the victim. The victim lost consciousness during the assault; however when the victim regained consciousness Perkins was punching the victim in the head. The victim sustained several injuries. Perkins had been issued a notice not to trespass for the apartments located on Goddard Court and had been charged on 5-13-14 and 6-5-14 with trespassing on the property. Perkins was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center. He was charged with 1st and 2nd Degree Assault and Trespass: Private Property.
ALCOHOL VIOLATION – On July 8, 2014, Sergeant Safford assigned to the Lexington Park COPs UNIT, observed suspect William Corneluis Curtis, 55, of Lexington Park, on the property of 21632 Great Mills Road with an open alcoholic beverage container. Curtis was charged by criminal citation with the violation.
ASSAULT – On July 9, 2014, Deputy Fennessey responded to a residence on Fox Chase Drive for a reported assault. The victim alleged suspect James Randolph Somerville Jr., 27, of Great Mills, struck the victim in the face with his fist during an argument. Deputy Fennessy observed fresh evidence of injury on the victim. Somerville was placed under arrest and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center. He was charged with 2nd Degree Assault.
James Somerville Jr.
1ST DEGREE ASSAULT – On July 10, 2014, Deputy Cole responded to a residence on St. John’s Road in Hollywood, for a domestic assault in progress. Witnesses at the scene, reported seeing a white male suspect beating a victim on the ground. The suspect ran from the scene and the victim left in a vehicle prior to the arrival of deputies. A few minutes later, the emergency Communications Center broadcast an assault with a motor vehicle in the area of Cedar Lane Road. Corporal Reppel arrived on the scene and made contact with the victim, who alleged suspect John Richard Clarke Jr., 23, of Hollywood, assaulted the victim at the residence on St. John’s Road. The victim had actually left the scene with Clarke and the assault continued inside the vehicle. The victim eventually jumped from the moving vehicle to get away. Clarke then made a U turn and struck the victim with the vehicle. Clarke subsequently lost control of the vehicle and struck a telephone pole on Cedar Lane and left the scene. Corporal Reppel located the suspect’s vehicle at a relative’s residence with fresh damage consistent with the accident. Clarke was located inside the residence and placed under arrest. He was transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center and charged with 1st and 2nd Degree Assault, Failure to Remain at the Scene of an Accident, and Driving without a license.
John Clarke Jr.